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National Football League player's father shot at airport

National Football League player's father shot at airport

The victim is a former college football player and the father of Kansas City Chiefs player James Winchester. It's not clear, however, if Winchester was the intended victim. The ground stop was lifted at about 6 p.m. Tuesday and flight operations resumed, though 25 flights were canceled because of the incident. The company's CEO, Gary Kelly, said on Twitter that the airline "will do everything we can to support Mike's family".



India Acts To Help Farmers Hit By Black Money Crackdown

Unable to cope with the demand, the government reduced the limit for exchanging currency over the counter at banks. Even after nine days of announcement to abolish high denomination currency by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, there is a rush to deposit old currencies which resulted in chaos at bank branches and unending queues at ATMs.



Trump Didn't Kill TPP, but TPP Helped Elect Trump

Trump built part of his support by addressing a large swath of blue-collar and rural voters who believe the US has lost industries and jobs because of poorly negotiated trade deals. The pact, however, will mean little for the 11 countries that negotiated it without the participation of the largest economy: the United States. Given the U.S.



Trump, advisers seek to quell rumours of transition team chaos

His campaign released his plan about three weeks before Election Day , and "drain the swamp" quickly became a favorite rallying cry and social media hashtag. Others who passed through the marble lobby of Trump Tower included Tom Price, a potential pick for Health and Human Services, and Ray Washburne, a Dallas businessman and top Republican fundraiser in the mix for Commerce secretary.



NASA launching new weather satellite into space

R Series (GOES-R) satellite launched successfully from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. This is only 20 minutes after local sunset, affording great views of the launch. There is a whole suite of new products that will become available due to the inflow of data from GOES-R. It is powered off the launch pad by an RD AMROSS RD-180 main engine and Aerojet Rocketdyne solids.


Sabra recalls hummus over listeria concerns

Sabra recalls hummus over listeria concerns

Consumers with hummus products that have the best before date of January 23, 2017 are asked to get rid of it. The recalled products were produced at a manufacturing facility where food inspectors found Listeria monocytogenes . For a full list of impacted products, visit the FDA's website here. Sabra products not included in the recall are its organic hummus, salsa, guacamole and Greek yogurt dips.